Articles

Drilling for Information

Publication:

Journal of Accountancy

Date:

August 2000

Author:

Jeff Lenning

 n the late 1980s, most accountants put aside their columnar pads and calculators and advanced to computers. In some respects, that was a big step, but in reality, very little actually changed: The financial reports were simply transferred from paper to the computer screen. Although the efficiency of report generation was improved, the reports were […]


Financial Reports in a Snap

Publication:

Journal of Accountancy

Date:

April 2000

Author:

Jeff Lenning

IF YOU WANT TO distribute financial reports throughout your organization electronically rather than on paper, give the reports a drill-down capability and not have to use e-mail technology, there’s a simple way that uses only your existing hardware and software. THE PROCESS APPLIES the hyperlink function of Microsoft Excel. It’s relatively easy to set up […]